Founder of TheClayman.com, Paul Moldovanos is a multi-disciplined creative professional living in Canada’s beautiful west coast. His diversified styles include cartoon and whimsy, fine art, graphic design, illustration, photography, sculpture and animation production. He infuses his knowledge in the healing arts, Reiki and Qigong, along with ancient Indigenous, Shamanism, iChing and Asian practices into his works, offering an added dimension, whether that is capturing beauty, spreading smiles or sharing what inspires him.
His cartoon work was first published in MAD Magazine which helped launch a career that now includes designs used as national billboards for the US Army Corps of Engineers National Water Safety campaigns, character development for the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation and health education posters for Pfizer Pharmaceuticals. As an Animation Producer, Paul works with many industry professionals and can assemble world class production teams for projects of any size and style.
His studio has been featured on Vancouver’s City TV “Breakfast Television”, CHUM Television’s “VILand Parade”, Canwest Global’s “Go”, Partner’s in Motion production of “Very Odd Jobs” and several popular industry blogs. Currently Paul is teaming up with ZenMakerLabs to develop a curriculum for a new Stop Motion Animation youth workshop utilizing state of the art 3D Printers. More on this soon.
Paul’s latest professional creative pursuit is photography, he has covered many events, concerts and captured the natural beauty of the west coast. Some notable celebrities captured include Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Bif Naked, Elaine Shepherd, Delhi to Dublin, Juno Reactor and The Luminaries. His work is featured on National Geographic’s Your Shot where some of his photos have been selected as Editor’s Favorite. Most recently Paul has been brought on board as contributing Photo Editor for Canada’s ‘Good Life Connoisseur’ Magazine.
Events and festivals he’s photographed include Artist’s for Conservation and Great Spirit Bear fundraisers, Earth Dance, One Love, Caribbean Days, Latin Vancouver, Khatsalano Days, Believe and Vancouver Pride.
“TheClayman.com first launched late 1999 – early 2000, this new iteration of the website celebrates our 15th year online. In this time the internet has changed considerably and this new website will reflect such changes by integrating anew social media feed where you can follow my latest posts dedicated to entertaining, enlightening and educating my visitors.
Special thanks to the many talented friends, colleagues and partners I’ve had the privilege of working with over the past 10+ years! I look forward to working with many of you again!
Nelson Dewey, Glen Kennedy, Tony Bai, Zarko Drljaca, Tamas Eichart, John Mallory, Sean Newton, Steve Noble, Gideon Hay, Brian Uy, Jeffrey Scott, Bill Terezakis, Lisa Jane Gray, David Bowes, Erin Ross, Don Bertamini, Eray Kiranoglu, Ali Sohrabzadeh , Sean Hart, Jamie Salmon, Mohammad Sadeh, Matthew Chitty, John Beder, Patrick Heinicke, Ali Barzegar, Josef Tyls, Michael Edmondson, Shane Birley, Sarah Danielson, Robert Gandell, Chris Browne, Nick Adams, Lee Gabel, Jud Ridout, Hon Chow, Dan Dunford, Warren Stratford, Marie Kerns, Gini Chang, Matthew Wong, Kris Pestano, Dan Atkinson, Kevin Lake, Reza Airlangga, Shima Mayahi, Amin Babaeipanah, Francisca Marta and Brian Burke” ~ Paul ‘The Clayman‘ Moldovanos